Plants enhance health: golden bee
Visits to nutrient-poor plants by golden bees may help protect from disease and parasites thanks to the collection of volatile oils.
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Organism/taxonomy data provided by:
Species 2000 & ITIS Catalogue of Life: 2008 Annual Checklist
Application Ideas: Apiculture practices that assist bees in fighting off viruses, such as colony collapse disorder.
Industrial Sector(s) interested in this strategy: Beekeeping, apiculture, animal husbandry, veterinary medicine, human medicine, farming, ranching, zoo industry, aquaculture, pet industry
K. Eduard Linsenmair (Emeritus)
University of Würzburg
W. Mark Whitten
David Ward Roubik